New Providence Bike Plan Wants Safer Routes

PROVIDENCE — Those who had cycled to the Bike Providence Public Workshop at Exchange Terrace downtown arrived to find there was no bike rack. Instead, they made do by hitching their rides to lampposts and parking signs.

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Vehicle Miles Traveled Tax Proposed to Bolster R.I.’s Public Transportation

PROVIDENCE — Freedom is about choices. In Rhode Island, if you choose to live in a rural area, your freedom is curtailed by the lack of effective public transportation. Even if you don’t want to, you’ll probably have to own a car to get around. The Rhode Island Coalition for Transportation Choices wants to change that.

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